Helleborus × hybridus (Lenten rose) is a semi-evergreen perennial. Thrives in neutral to alkaline soils that are moist, fertile and humus-rich. Partial shade is ideal but can tolerate full sun. Provide shelter from strong, cold winds. Mulch annually in autumn. Hardy H4 uk.
The play area has a sunken sand pit constructed with new sleepers, together with a play house and ‘mushroom’ table. The whole area is mulched with a thick layer of play bark to protect little hands and knees against falls.